Public Radio personality Bob Edwards will host the book launch and featured readings of This I Believe: Kentucky at 2 p.m. on November 17 at the University Center Auditorium (824 S. Fourth St.) on Spalding University’s campus. At this event, Edwards, who currently presents weekly segments on his radio program built around essays on personal belief from the collection of This I Believe, Inc., a Louisville-based non-profit organization, will interview several prominent essayists from the book, including the following Spalding Master of Fine Arts in Writing faculty and alumni:
- Frank X. Walker, Kentucky Poet Laureate and Spalding MFA alum
- Tori Murden McClure, President of Spalding University and Spalding MFA alum
- Sena Jeter Naslund, Spalding MFA Program Director
- Silas House, Spalding MFA faculty
- Dianne Aprile, Spalding MFA faculty
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